farina


fa·ri·na

noun \fə-ˈrē-nə\

Definition of FARINA

1
:  a fine meal of vegetable matter (as cereal grains) used chiefly for puddings or as a breakfast cereal
2
:  any of various powdery or mealy substances

Origin of FARINA

Latin, meal, flour, from far spelt — more at barley
First Known Use: 14th century

fa·ri·na

noun \fə-ˈrē-nə\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FARINA

: a fine meal of vegetable matter (as cereal grains) used chiefly for puddings or as a breakfast cereal

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